.NET vs. webapp2 vs. Escher

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What is .NET?

.NET is a general purpose development platform. With .NET, you can use multiple languages, editors, and libraries to build native applications for web, mobile, desktop, gaming, and IoT for Windows, macOS, Linux, Android, and more.

What is webapp2?

webapp2 is a simple. it follows the simplicity of webapp, but improves it in some ways: it adds better URI routing and exception handling, a full featured response object and a more flexible dispatching mechanism.

What is Escher?

A web server for 2016. Escher's built-in web server allows you to create interactive UIs with very little code. It takes care of messaging between Julia and the browser under-the-hood. It can also hot-load code: you can see your UI evolve as you save your changes to it.
Why do developers choose .NET?
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Why do developers choose webapp2?
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Why do developers choose Escher?
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What are the cons of using .NET?
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What are the cons of using webapp2?
No Cons submitted yet for webapp2
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What are the cons of using Escher?
No Cons submitted yet for Escher
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What companies use .NET?
1985 companies on StackShare use .NET
What companies use webapp2?
6 companies on StackShare use webapp2
What companies use Escher?
0 companies on StackShare use Escher
What tools integrate with .NET?
36 tools on StackShare integrate with .NET
What tools integrate with webapp2?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with webapp2
What tools integrate with Escher?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Escher

What are some alternatives to .NET, webapp2, and Escher?

  • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
  • Rails - Web development that doesn't hurt
  • Android SDK - The Android SDK provides you the API libraries and developer tools necessary to build, test, and debug apps for Android.
  • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines

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